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The Ship Inn

Quay Road, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Lymington SO41 3AY, England
+44 1590 676903
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Quay Road, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Lymington SO41 3AY, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A quality bar and restaurant, newly refurbished, eclectic menu, really tasty food and excellent service.More

1  Thank Antilles57
TheShipInnTeam, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Dear Antilles57 Thank you for taking the time to leave us your great feedback. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed everything from our new look to the great food we have to offer. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My partner and I visited The Ship last weekend, And I must say, it was quite simply the most picturesque, stunning evening I have had in a long time. The pub itself is beautiful, situated right on the marina with breathtaking views from the patio...More

Thank Lee D
TheShipInnTeam, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Dear Lee We are so pleased to hear that you had such a wonderful time here at The Ship. We appreciate you taking the time to leave us this fantastic review and we hope to see you again really soon! Kind regards Martha Assistant Manager,...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This pub is beautiful, it's on the sea front... ITS GOING TO GET BUSY!! Having had the foresight to book (I've eaten out before) I had no issue with the food or service, in fact the chicken Salad I had was great! Not one restaurant...More

2  Thank JohnnyBear
TheShipInnTeam, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Dear Johnny Bear Thank you for taking the time to leave us your thoughts in regards to your recent visit with us and to Trip Advisor in general. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit and loved the venue. Yes we do get...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped by for lunch yesterday (Sunday 21st May). The bar staff were friendly, polite and helpful. The table staff were fine, the food was quite good if a little overpriced, but then I guess one does have to pay for that harbour view! They...More

Thank kevinfff
TheShipInnTeam, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Dear Kevin Thank you for taking the time to leave us recent feedback. We are pleased to hear that enjoyed your visit with us. I sincerely apologise that you found the service to be a little slow, unfortunately this can't be helped much when it...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Reading the recent reviews and management responses, there appear to be many occasions where the food hasn't lived up to the 'high standard we endeavour to deliver'. Our visit was no exception. Despite having a poor reputation for food in the past, my Dad and...More

1  Thank ATR72-212A
TheShipInnTeam, General Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Hi ATR72-212A, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your detailed feedback I can see from the 6 other reviews that you posted on the 21st May (4 of which were also a 1 star) that you are indeed a very hard person...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

On a recent weekend away in the utterly charming Lymington, we had no idea of good places to eat at but spotting a full and sun-drenched exterior deck at the Ship Inn which is smack bang in the centre of Lymington Quay made it seem...More

Thank AlexandraL23
TheShipInnTeam, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Dear Alexandra Thank you for taking the time to leave us this glowing review! We are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us on Saturday and you particularly enjoyed the fish and chips. I will be passing your great feedback onto...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Venue is nice and clean enough Staff is friendly The menu is interesting drinks are ok Food - disappointing From three dishes only one was palatable and for the prices charged it should be significantly better After some discussion - originally wanted the wagyu burger...More

1  Thank cramorra
TheShipInnTeam, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Dear Cramorra Thank you for taking the time to leave us your detailed feedback on your recent visit with us. We sincerely apologise that you found the food on this visit not up to the high standard we try to deliver. Hopefully you will come...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

£17.50 for 2 glasses of wine and no available wifi. No charm and disinterested service. Avoid, complete rip off!More

1  Thank Make_It_A_Large_One
TheShipInnTeam, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Dear Make it a large one Thank you for your comments about your recent visit. We apologise that you found the service on this occasion to be less than satisfactory. This isn't how we like to do things and can assure you that the matter...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here a few times in the past as the the location is lovely and the food always very good! They also accommodate children very well which is good as we have two very young children. On this occasion the food was also very...More

1  Thank Richardkatie
TheShipInnTeam, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Dear Richard and Kate Thank you for your review on your recent visit with us. We are sincerely sorry that on this occasion that you found the music to be too loud. We try to make sure that there is a good atmosphere and will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Alot of sea food on the menu.....but we opted for the burger and very tasty it was too. A bit pricey but worth the money. Staff were pleasant especially Abi who served us. Then onto pudding.....the best fruit crumble I've tasted in ages. Lovely views...More

Thank Tracey M
TheShipInnTeam, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Dear Tracey Thank you for taking the time to leave us your great review! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed our burger and the crumble. The crumble is also one of my favourites! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon, maybe...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $32
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Road, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Lymington SO41 3AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest National Park Hampshire  >  Lymington
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 676903
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